Title: "Flexible manufacturing system scheduling: tabu search and ant colony optimization approach"
         

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Authors: PRADEEP KUMAR KRISHNAN, SUNDAR RAJ SENTHIL KUMAR

Abstract

Manufacturing is embodied with several key functions and the scheduling activity has become an essential contributor to a successful manufacturing system. Scheduling allocates the time when a particular task or activity is to be processed by a given resource in order to optimize the requirements